" Science is organized common sense where many a beautiful theory was killed by an ugly fact". - Thomas Huxley

Adam Rutherford

Adam Rutherford is a geneticist, writer and broadcaster, whose work includes the award-winning series The Cell (BBC4), The Gene Code (BBC4), Horizon: 'Playing God' (BBC2) as well as numerous programmes for BBC Radio 4 such as the recently launched Inside Science. Previously an editor at the science journal Nature, Adam often writes for the Guardian and has given numerous prestigious lectures, as well as appearing in the 'Uncaged Monkeys' tour. His first book is Creation: The Origin of Life/The Future of Life.

Interview one first broadcast on 16th October 2009.

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Interview two first broadcast on 12th July 2013.

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Also See here for A Little Atoms Live on Popular Science and Science Promotion on which Adam Rutherford was a panellist, and here for an interview with Ian McEwen which Adam guest hosted.